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Instrumental Heaven & Hell

An eclectic voiceless musical journey to broaden the mind. Manfred Hubler & Sigi Schwab – The Lions And The Cucumber – album “Vampyros Lesbos” Barry Adamson – Goddess of Love – album “As Above So Below” Money Mark – The Grade – album “Mark’s Keyboard Repair” Les Hommes – Intraspettro – album “Pink Panther’s Penthouse Party” Morcheeba – Slow Down … read more –>

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Supreme TV Themes

So the rule here is that i haven’t used themes that are just standard songs taken from bands but themes written specifically for the show and usually with no vocal. A couple of versions are from the movie versions but stick close enough to the originals (whilst improving them in my opinion) to allow inclusion. As most shows these days … read more –>

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I’ve Got You Covered

Radical, sweet, irreverent & funny. Here’s a selection with some of the best cover versions i’ve heard! (and for anyone that knows me, yes, i know i’ve left out my favourite 2!!!) Nostalgia 77 – Seven Nation Army – original by The White Stripes My Brightest Diamond – Feeling Good – original by Nina Simone Jose Feliciano – I Can’t … read more –>

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The Tenderness Of Men

Men …we often get a bad rap, right (and perhaps deservedly so)? Well here’s a selection of songs full of heart, feel and the tenderness of men! Scott Walker – Joanna Jacques Brel – Ne Me Quitte Pas David Bowie – Lady Grinning Soul Frank Sinatra – The Lady Is A Tramp Otis Redding – Try A Little Tenderness Nick … read more –>

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The Blessed 80’s UK Collection

A personal collection of my top single releases by UK artists from each year of the 80’s (not necessarily each artists best number), and yes, i’ve avoided U2 on purpose. Joy Division – Love Will Tear Us Apart (1980) David Bowie – Ashes To Ashes (1980) Other top tunes : Grace Jones – Private Life / The Cure – A … read more –>

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Our Mysterious Species

Sometimes you need to just let the music flow. There is no motive or reason for this compilation but simply a time for a certain mood that captures that specific space and moment. Enough is already said …press play and begin! 2 Wicky by Hoover on A New Stereophonic Sound Spectrtum Spytown by Shawn Lee’s Ping Pong Orchestra on Music … read more –>

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Didn’t See It Coming (Weird Duets)!

There’s always strange goings on in music land and to comprehensively prove my point, here are some of the weirder duets that have cropped up through the years. Sometimes it’s the song choice (there’s actually one or two decent ones here, Where the Wild Roses Grow being particularly good) but more often it’s just the overall feeling of “did they … read more –>

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Microphone Mathematics

Scratch, hip hop & rare grooves! Microphone Mathematic by Quasimoto The Truth by Handsome Boy Modeling Speed Law by Mos Def Runnin by The Pharcyde Seasons (feat. Masta Ace) by CunninLynguists Let Me Watch (feat. Apani B.) by Viktor Vaughn The Grind by Erykah Badu Rec Room (Patriot Act Remix) by Inspectah Deck The Clown (Episode C) by Quasimoto Curls … read more –>

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